How to Sell Your House Without a Real Estate Agent in 2019 Step 1: Prepare Your House to Be Marketed. Step 2: Price Your Home Competitively, to Sell. Step 3: Get a Flat Fee Listing from the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Step 4: Market Your Property. Step 5: Hold an Open House. Step 6: Know the Selling Points of Your Property. Step 7: Negotiate With the Buyer Yourself.